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Meaning of ALMACANTAR

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Al`ma*can"tar\, n. (Astron.)
(a) Same as {Almucantar}.
(b) A recently invented instrument for observing the heavenly
    bodies as they cross a given almacantar circle. See
    {Almucantar}.

 
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